Dr. Cassie Benedick, O.D. is a therapeutic optometrist and optometric glaucoma specialist with focused training in pediatrics and vision therapy. Originally from Graham, she is happy to be back in North Texas after practicing the last 3 years in Houston.
Dr. Benedick began her academic career at Texas A&M University, where she graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2009. She then went on to the University of Houston, College of Optometry where she graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2013 with her Doctorate of Optometry Degree. During her time at UHCO, she earned her student fellowship from the American Academy of Optometrists and spent her summers working and learning under the doctors at EYEWORKS! She trained clinically at Bellaire Family Eyecare where she provided primary eye care to patients of all ages and gained experience in pediatric optometry, vision therapy, and specialty contact lens fittings. Dr. Benedick also received training at Mann Eye Institute where she provided became experienced in post-surgical co-management, and gained considerable knowledge in diagnosis and management of complex ocular diseases.
Prior to joining Eyeworks Group, Dr. Benedick began her optometric career in Houston, TX where she worked in family practice with a focus on pediatrics and specialty contact lens fittings. She is currently a member of the Texas Optometric Society and American Optometric Association. In her spare time, Dr. Benedick enjoys attending Aggie football games, traveling, spending time outdoors, and rooting on our Dallas sports teams with her Husband and son.